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June 22, 2015


Block party planned at Cowley’s new downtown Wichita location


Block PartyCowley College is excited to offer the community a chance to tour its new downtown Wichita location and win prizes at a Block Party held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 11. The new facility is located at 532 South Market Street.


Along with the opportunity to view the facility and meet with admissions representatives, individuals at the Block Party will have a chance to win over $2,000 in prizes. Prizes include tickets to upcoming concerts at Wichita’s Intrust Bank Arena such as Lady Antebellum and Ariana Grande; tickets to the Wichita Wingnuts baseball game on July 11; a free 3-credit hour online course; $100 in books from the Cowley Bookstore; Cowley College fan gear; as well as gift cards from several downtown merchants.


Kona Ice will be on hand to give away free shaved ice treats, while a bounce house and batting cage will be available for children at no cost. Children can also get there photos taken with Spinner, the Wichita Wingnuts’ mascot, and Cowley’s Tank the Tiger.


Food trucks and a DJ will also be part of the festivities.


The new downtown facility will provide more centralized and accessible services and is about 3,500 square feet larger than the college’s previous Eastside and Westside Centers.


Be sure to attend the Block Party for food, prizes and fun for the entire family.